Isaac Kofi Ahimah Attuah

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What I learned working for Bill Gates and Steve Jobs

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years.  — [Attributed to] Mark Twain.<p>Warning: I didn’t understand any of this as I was living through it. …

Zeroqode will usher us into a codeless future

Codeless development platforms are at once a blessing and a curse. If they’re complete enough to be powerful they are too difficult for beginners and if they’re simple enough for beginners they’re useless for serious work. Zeroqode, a one-stop-shop for codeless creation, aims to make the difficult …

Disrupt NY

10 Simple Ways to Actually Enjoy Running

A few easy tweaks and handy tools can shift your entire attitude toward your workouts.<p>Though he’s now a pro trail runner—a two-time national …

Marathons

"You Can’t Make This S--- Up": My Year Inside Trump's Insane White House

Author and columnist Michael Wolff was given extraordinary access to the Trump administration and now details the feuds, the fights and the alarming …

3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

Richard Feynman

Apple Developer Program fee waivers are now available for nonprofits, schools and government

Apple announced today it will begin allowing select publishers to waive the membership fees associated with its App Developer Program. Specifically, the new fee waivers will be offered to “nonprofit organizations, accredited educational institutions, and government entities,” says Apple. For …

Apps

These are the two books that are helping Xi Jinping understand AI

China’s president Xi Jinping is an avid reader. He peppers his speeches with quotes from his favorite writers, including Charles Dickens, Victor Hugo, and Paulo Coelho. His annual New Year’s Day greetings offers a rare look into the secrets of his office bookshelf—something Chinese netizens …

Artificial Intelligence

Coding Computer Animation in 1964 Looked a Lot Like It Does in 2016

Enjoy Bell Labs ' short tutorial 'Programming of Computer Animation.'<p>What's interesting here is that this is basically how you would achieve the same effects in the year 2016 with a fashionable graphics-friendly language/tool like Processing or P5, save for the data cards, at least. Computer …

Animation

Apple’s Swift Breaks into Top Ten List of Most Popular Programming Languages

- Mar 10, 2017<p>Apple’s Swift continues to rise in the ranks of the most popular programming languages. The language is ranked 10th in the latest TIOBE …

How to Make a Card Game in JavaScript, part 1

I’ve been playing this solitaire card game for awhile now called Dungeon Solitaire - Tomb of the Four Kings by Matthew Lowes. The game simulates …

Cheat sheet: TensorFlow, an open source software library for machine learning

TensorFlow is an open source software library developed by Google for numerical computation with data flow graphs. This TensorFlow guide covers why …

Kotlin: Everything you need to know about Android's newest development language

Google announced support for Kotlin in Android at Google I/O 2017. It reinforced how important Kotlin is for app development again in 2018, but many …

How to scrape websites with Python and BeautifulSoup

There is more information on the Internet than any human can absorb in a lifetime. What you need is not access to that information, but a scalable …

Python Programming

Canada’s code guru James Gosling is an international star in computing

Most Canadians have never heard of James Gosling. But the Alberta-born principal creator of Java – one of the most widely used and longest-lived programming languages in modern computing – is a hero in Silicon Valley.<p>Java is the foundational software behind Android, the operating system found on …

Quincy Larson

<i>Selected as Noteworthy for inspiring a global community of coders, Quincy teaches us that the future of the internet is in our hands</i><p>Imagine a world …

Getting Started with Hybrid App Development

Presently, every human need has a mobile app for assistance: from dating to music, insurance, gaming, email, ride sharing and so forth. The digital …

Kotlin: the Upstart Coding Language Conquering Silicon Valley

You'll find millions of apps in the Google Play store, many of them written using the powerful, stable, workhorse programming language Java. If it …

Millions of programmers rely on this site to do their jobs, and its CEO has big plans to make it even more helpful

Millions of programmers rely on Stack Overflow, the question-and-answer site for the tech industry, to do their jobs. So much so, that it's become something of an industry in-joke.<p>It doesn't matter which programming language you're using, what kind of software you're trying to make, or where in the …

How to Correctly Set Up Robots.txt for Your Site

Advertisement<p>If you run a website 10 Ways To Create A Small And Simple Website Without The Overkill 10 Ways To Create A Small And Simple Website …

Want to be a better programmer? Try Microsoft's 'code-writing', question-answering Stack Overflow Bot

The bot answers English language queries about programming, drawing upon the information in the millions of questions and answers available via Stack …

Microsoft's Nadella Wants to Help Coders Take a Quantum Leap

Forty-two years ago this summer a two-person company called Micro-Soft shipped its first product. It was a version of the programming language BASIC …

The Best Cheat Sheets, Guides & Docs for Web Designers and Web Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>No web designer or web developer can remember everything. So …

Web Design

Are you (programming) in your comfort zone? Please don’t.

I worked as a software developer using only Java tech stack for over five years. And I’m pretty comfortable with any Java code. I started playing out …

5 HTML Elements You Might Not Know How to Use

Familiar yet unknown, or utterly new, it happens that we <b>miss out parts of the HTML syntax</b> that might turn out to be important knowledge we can <b>put to</b> …

Top Cheatsheets and Reference Guides for JavaScript

JavaScript is at the forefront of powering UI across the web. It provides us with a means to create interactive features that range from slick …

Want to learn CSS Grid? Here’s my free full-length course. Merry Christmas!

13 interactive screencasts to take you from beginner to advanced.Click the image to get to the course.The last few weeks I’ve been digging my head …

An Unsolved Problem of Software Deployments

Comparing oneself to Sishyphus is probably a bit melodramatic but it is almost 2018 and it is time to reflect and my reflections have led me to …

DevOps

20 Really Helpful Cheat Sheets For Web Developers and Designers

As a web designer or developer, it’s not easy to remember all design frameworks, programming languages and various keyboard shortcuts. Using Cheat …

SD Times news digest: HTML 5.3, Dynamsoft Barcode Reader SDK 5.2, and PyPy 2.7 and PyPy 3.5 v5.10

W3C has announced it is working on the First Public Working Draft of HTML 5.3 as part of its plan to produce a new HTML Recommendation in 2018. The …